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Authorities seek activating more isolation centers amid spike in infections
The head of the Audit Bureau, Khaled Shakshak, discussed with the Military Advocate General completing isolation centers administrated by the Military Medicine Service in light of the current rise of covid-19 infections where the highly transmissible Delta variant may be playing a factor.
The meeting attended by the Director of the Military Medicine Projects Department reviewed means for accelerating procedures to complete the stalled projects, especially those that have reached advanced stages.
The parties also reviewed the epidemiological situation in the city of Tarhuna and called on the Health Ministry to urgently equip the men's ward in the city’s teaching hospital to accommodate Covid-19 patients.